Rome Day Three – Vatican

Rome Day Three – Vatican

On our third day in Rome we got up  early to avoid the worst of the queues at the Vatican. It turned out you can book tours that take you straight to the front of the queue, so we save ourselves a couple of hours waiting in line 🙂 Everyone has the Vatican down as a...
Rome Day Two – Steps & Fountains

Rome Day Two – Steps & Fountains

On our second day in Rome we took a very long walk from our hotel near the Termini to the river via Piazza della Republicca, Piazza Barberini, The Spanish Steps (don’t see what all the fuss is about, it’s just a very busy bunch of steps!), the Trevi...
Rome – Colisseum & Ancient Rome

Rome – Colisseum & Ancient Rome

I went with my girlfriend for a long weekend to Rome recently & took my main camera for the first time. It’s quite a pain to carry a 5DMkII around everywhere so I was hoping the results would turn out to be worth it, but after seeing what CS6 can do to the...
Photoshop CS6 – RAW v JPG

Photoshop CS6 – RAW v JPG

Ok I’m a convert. I’ve always shied away from shooting RAW. With every previous version of photoshop I’ve read a book, had a fiddle with it & decided I couldn’t make enough of a difference to make it worthwhile, but I’ve been...